Canadian Tire Centre

Multipurpose arena in Ottawa

Canadian Tire Centre (French: Centre Canadian Tire[6]) is a multi-purpose indoor arena in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, located in the western suburb of Kanata. It opened in January 1996 as The Palladium and was also known as Corel Centre from 1996 to 2006 and Scotiabank Place from 2006 to 2013.

Canadian Tire Centre
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Former namesThe Palladium (January–February 1996)
Corel Centre (February 1996–2006)
Scotiabank Place (2006–2013)
Address1000 Palladium Drive
LocationOttawa, Ontario
Coordinates45°17′49″N 75°55′38″W / 45.29694°N 75.92722°W / 45.29694; -75.92722Coordinates: 45°17′49″N 75°55′38″W / 45.29694°N 75.92722°W / 45.29694; -75.92722
Public transitOC Transpo: 401, 402, 403, 404, 405, 406, 62, 162, 261, 263
OwnerCapital Sports Properties (an Ottawa Senators subsidiary)
OperatorCapital Sports Properties
CapacityIce hockey: 17,373
Field size600,000 square feet (56,000 m2)
SurfaceMulti-surface
Construction
Broke groundJuly 7, 1994
OpenedJanuary 15, 1996
Expanded2005
Construction costC$170 million[1]
($NaN in 2016 dollars[2])
ArchitectRossetti Architects
Murray & Murray Architects (associate)
Project managerZW Group
Structural engineerCarruthers & Wallace Ltd.[3]
Services engineerJ. L. Richards & Associated Ltd.[4]
General contractorPCL Constructors/Bellai Brothers Construction Ltd.[5]
Main contractorsEastern Inc.
Tenants
Ottawa Senators (NHL) (1996–present)
Ottawa Rebel (NLL) (2001–2002)
Ottawa 67's (OHL) (2012–2014)
Ottawa SkyHawks (NBL Canada) (2013–2014)

ReferencesEdit

  1. "History". Scotiabank Place. Retrieved January 14, 2008.[permanent dead link]
  2. Inflated values automatically calculated.
  3. "Scotiabank Place". EXP. Retrieved February 15, 2015.
  4. "J. L. Richards - Buildings, Civil/Environmental and Industrial Resources". Archived from the original on 2011-12-17. Retrieved 2018-07-19.
  5. "Scotiabank Place". Emporis. Retrieved September 12, 2011.
  6. "Le Centre Canadian Tire". Radio-Canada. 18 June 2013. Retrieved 3 July 2013.

Other websitesEdit

Preceded by
Ottawa Civic Centre
Home of the
Ottawa Senators

1996 – present
Succeeded by
current
Preceded by
RBC Center
Host of the
NHL All-Star Game

2012
Succeeded by
Nationwide Arena